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Moog Receives National Honors

Moog Receives National Honors

Bob Moog Inducted Into Inventors Hall of Fame. Bob Moog , musical pioneer and inventor of the synthesizer, was just inducted into the National Inventors Hall of Fame . Moog called Asheville his home up until he passed away in 2005. Here's the news from the Moog Foundation Website ... The National Inventors Hall of Fame, founded in 1973, annually honors “the individuals who conceived, patented, and

The Countdown is on to Moogfest

The Countdown is on to Moogfest

Prepare yourself for a big announcement. The people behind Moogfest have placed a countdown on their website counting down to... well, we don't know yet. Last year's inaugural festival held on Halloween weekend was an amazing experience for everyone who attended. Multiple venues across the city of Asheville hosted artists such as Big Boi, Girl Talk, Pretty Lights, Massive Attack and MGMT . The

More Moogfest Lineup Additions

More Moogfest Lineup Additions

DJ Sets to Satisfy Your Late Night Cravings With just under one weeks to go until Moogfest 2010 , it’s time to start preparing your costumes - extra treats for Moog-inspired disguises! And as the, ahem, Moog-ster Mash draws near, they continue to round up the ultimate lineup, including many special late night performances to be held at Stella Blue and the Moogaplex (46 Haywood St.). It’s going to

Asheville’s Moogseum Celebrates Musical Legacy

The Bob Moog Foundation, created to honor musical pioneer Bob Moog, reveals the first sneak peek of Asheville’s Moogseum. Bob was the inventor of the Moog synthesizer and a pioneer of electronic music. He spent his final years in Asheville and set up a company here that continues his musical vision. Although the completion of the Moogseum is still years away, you can learn more about Moog's

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